Mall of Georgia to Host American Red Cross for Blood Drives in September
WHAT: Save lives by donating blood! The American Red Cross will host blood drives at Mall of Georgia and Town Center at Cobb during select dates this September. Supporters who donate blood at either mall will receive a complimentary gift from the American Red Cross (while supplies last)! Why... Read more
Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center Celebrates the Start of a New Academic Year with Back To School S.T.E.A.M. Event
Summer vacation has come to an end, and area students are returning to class. The Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center (GEHC) encourages everyone to get a head start on a great school year and enjoy fun activities connected to Science-Technology-Engineering-Arts-Math (S.T.E.A.M.) at its fourth annual Back To School S.T.E.A.M.... Read more
ExploreGwinnett Museum Spotlight: Can You Spare a Dime?
Learn how farms and businesses during the Great Depression dealt with the economic crisis. Explore what daily life was like for families living in our region. Join us at our educator table as we create a potholder from recycled materials like a 1930s family did during the Great Depression.... Read more
Just Hashtag It!
  Let's be real. Who can't use a happy spin on things these days? There are good things happening in our lives and particularly in our community, but you don't always hear about it. So we're on a mission. You know something to put some hoorah in the day.... Read more
Making a Difference Through Music
Ed McQuade, Buford City Schools Teacher of the Year, just finished his 28th year in the classroom - or choral room, in his case. McQuade has taught middle school (grades 6 8) choral students his entire career and is committed to the role of arts education in elevating students'... Read more
I Love My Job!
If you have to work and who doesn't? working for a great employer can make all the difference. Five companies with Gwinnett roots have been named "Best Places to Work." The five made Georgia Trends annual Best Places to Work in Georgia list. Getting the nod were BrandBank, based... Read more
Parks with a Pool: Chill Out Here
You know Gwinnett County has an award-winning parks system, right? You know what else they have? Award-winning lifeguards keeping you safe at nine Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation Aquatic Centers. These highly-trained lifeguards have won the Georgia Recreation and Park Association's State Lifeguard Competition Team Championship five years in... Read more
Soak It In
Warm weather in the South means outdoor lovers want to seek out ways to stay cool in the water. Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites' "Soak It In" programming, celebrates the ways Georgians play in and depend on water. Look for "Soak It In" themed events at GaStateParks.org/SoakItIn/Events. Paddling... Read more
Gwinnett Magazine Is Looking For High School Interns
We're launching a brand new Convergent Journalism Internship Program for the 2017-18 academic year. We're looking for exceptional students from every Gwinnett County high school to be a part of this inaugural class and help us create a one-of-a kind, live-learning lab. As an intern, you'll learn from us... Read more
Gwinnett Restaurant Week 2017: July 16-20
No matter where you travel, it is nice to check out the local's favorite, go-to restaurants, and Gwinnett has many of them. For one week, Explore Gwinnett takes you on an adventure to unique restaurants around Gwinnett at a price you can't resist. Enjoy the opportunity to create your... Read more